Leeds Museum Discovery Centre

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Home to over one million objects, Leeds Museum Discovery Centre offers a stunning modern venue for meetings, presentations, workshops and training events.

At a glance

Rooms available 2
Maximum capacity Theatre 70, Boardroom 25
  • Unique venue with modern facilities
  • Two comfortable meeting rooms
  • Free tour of museum store
  • Modern AV equipment and facilities
  • Free parking
  • Located only 1.5 miles from Leeds city centre

Built in 2007, this state-of-the-art storage facility preserves, houses and cares for Leeds’ museums diverse collections which date back to 1819. The amazing range of objects include everything from animals to sculpture, furniture, toys and clothes, and special collections of natural history, fine and decorative art and industrial history, which are designated as collections of national significance.

Special behind the scenes tours of the store can be arranged with staff free of charge on request, along with additional activities like treasure hunts to bring something different to your event.


Refreshments and finger buffet lunches can be arranged to suit your needs.


Located next to Clarence Dock, 1.5 miles south of Leeds city centre the Discovery Centre has good road, rail and bus links, with ample free car parking.


The venue is fully accessible with a lift to the first floor disabled toilet facilities and disabled car parking spaces close to the entrance.